There are 4 ways to get from Sydney to Kalgoorlie by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Kalgoorlie (KGI) SYD - KGI

$284 - $1,415

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Train  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Sydney to Kalgoorlie Indian Pacific

$550 - $1,400

Bus, train  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Albury station
  2. Take the bus from Albury to 85 Franklin St
  3. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Kalgoorlie

$434 - $936

Drive  •  37 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Kalgoorlie 2124 miles

$300 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Kalgoorlie is to fly which costs $390 - $2,000 and takes 9 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Kalgoorlie is to fly which costs $390 - $2,000 and takes 9 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sydney and arriving at Kalgoorlie. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 2 days 4 h.

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The distance between Sydney and Kalgoorlie is 2806 km. The road distance is 3398.4 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Kalgoorlie without a car is to train which takes 2 days 4 h and costs $800 - $1,900.

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It takes approximately 9 h 27 min to get from Sydney to Kalgoorlie, including transfers.

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Sydney to Kalgoorlie train services, operated by Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific, depart from Sydney station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Kalgoorlie is to fly which takes 9 h 27 min and costs $390 - $2,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $800 - $1,900 and takes 2 days 4 h.

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There is no direct flight from Sydney Airport to Kalgoorlie Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Kalgoorlie is 2 h behind Sydney. It is currently 1:26 AM in Sydney and 11:26 PM in Kalgoorlie.

Map of how to get from Sydney to Kalgoorlie.
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  • Distance: 1753.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 27 min

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Kalgoorlie, WA, Australia?

Virgin Australia and Qantas fly from Sydney to Kalgoorlie hourly. Alternatively, Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific operates a train from Sydney to Kalgoorlie twice a week. Tickets cost $550 - $1,400 and the journey takes 2 days 4 h.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Perth
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Melbourne, Perth
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Canberra, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Brisbane, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Adelaide, Perth
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Gold Coast, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Perth
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Adelaide, Perth
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Melbourne, Perth
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Brisbane, Perth
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,900
Train operators
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Sydney to Kalgoorlie
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$586
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$1,000 - $1,300
Low Gold Single Cabin
$1,000 - $1,400
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$1,200 - $1,700
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Kalgoorlie
Ave. Duration
28 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$336
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$550 - $750
Low Gold Single Cabin
$600 - $800
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$700 - $950
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Albury station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Albury to 85 Franklin St
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Sydney to Kalgoorlie train services, operated by Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific, arrive at Kalgoorlie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Kalgoorlie is 3398 km. It takes approximately 37 h 29 min to drive from Sydney to Kalgoorlie.

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Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Sydney Airport to Kalgoorlie Airport.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Kalgoorlie. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 23 min and costs $17.

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